ζητέω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Could be from unattested *ζᾱτός, from the same root of δίζημαι(dízēmai, I seek), from Proto-Indo-European *deyh₂, *dyeh₂. See also ζῆλος(zêlos, zeal) and/or ζημία(zēmía, damage, loss).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

ζητέω (zētéō)

  1. I seek, search after, look for
  2. I inquire into, examine, consider
  3. I strive for, desire, wish

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